The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 612 749 853
Rank change year-on-year
+137 +104
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 277 182 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.18% 0.099%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 260 157 88
Median salary £55,000 £54,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,300 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,750 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
OWASP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79090 89400 90102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.28% 87.41% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66332 74640 72734
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +97 103 £65,000 +18.18% 13
South East +66 67 £55,000 +4.76% 8
South West +11 27 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East of England +26 23 £75,000 +138.09% 1
North West 0 21 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Yorkshire +32 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East Midlands +10 9 £50,000 -11.89% 2
West Midlands -17 8 £45,000 +30.43%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 252 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (35.68%) Linux
3 182 (32.79%) Windows
4 180 (32.43%) SQL
4 180 (32.43%) Information Security
5 170 (30.63%) Penetration Testing
6 160 (28.83%) Java
7 148 (26.67%) Python
8 147 (26.49%) .NET
9 132 (23.78%) Microsoft
10 131 (23.60%) Scrum
11 125 (22.52%) Firewall
12 124 (22.34%) Unix
12 124 (22.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 122 (21.98%) Oracle
14 117 (21.08%) Bash Shell
15 114 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
16 112 (20.18%) PCI DSS
16 112 (20.18%) CEH
17 110 (19.82%) Ruby
17 110 (19.82%) CISSP
18 101 (18.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 101 (18.20%) DevOps
19 98 (17.66%) WebLogic
20 92 (16.58%) ITIL
21 90 (16.22%) WebSphere
22 89 (16.04%) Security Testing
22 89 (16.04%) Finance
23 87 (15.68%) Git (software)
24 82 (14.77%) Configuration Management

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 98 (17.66%) WebLogic
2 90 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 77 (13.87%) JBoss
3 77 (13.87%) OpenStack
4 76 (13.69%) CloudStack
5 64 (11.53%) Apache
6 39 (7.03%) Tomcat
7 26 (4.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (4.14%) nginx
9 21 (3.78%) SharePoint
10 14 (2.52%) IIS
11 13 (2.34%) Umbraco
12 10 (1.80%) MS Exchange
13 8 (1.44%) CMS
14 6 (1.08%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.72%) Drupal
16 4 (0.72%) SAS
16 4 (0.72%) Tornado
16 4 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.54%) MS Office
2 3 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.36%) InDesign
3 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.36%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 82 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.78%) SaaS
4 10 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.62%) IaaS
5 9 (1.62%) PaaS
6 8 (1.44%) GitHub
7 3 (0.54%) Office 365
8 2 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.36%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.36%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.18%) Force.com
9 1 (0.18%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 125 (22.52%) Firewall
2 50 (9.01%) HTTP
3 47 (8.47%) Internet
4 44 (7.93%) TCP/IP
5 38 (6.85%) Network Security
6 31 (5.59%) DNS
7 23 (4.14%) Wireless
8 22 (3.96%) SSL
9 15 (2.70%) LAN
10 12 (2.16%) HTTPS
11 7 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
11 7 (1.26%) WAN
12 5 (0.90%) Intranet
12 5 (0.90%) IPsec
13 4 (0.72%) SAN
14 2 (0.36%) MPLS
14 2 (0.36%) VLAN
14 2 (0.36%) VPN
15 1 (0.18%) FTP
15 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (12.07%) MySQL
2 46 (8.29%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.44%) OLAP
8 8 (1.44%) OLTP
8 8 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.08%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.72%) DB2
11 4 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 87 (15.68%) Git (software)
2 62 (11.17%) Jenkins
3 46 (8.29%) Subversion
4 30 (5.41%) Burp Suite
5 29 (5.23%) TeamCity
6 27 (4.86%) Selenium
7 24 (4.32%) JIRA
7 24 (4.32%) Metasploit
8 18 (3.24%) Maven
9 13 (2.34%) Cucumber
9 13 (2.34%) JMeter
9 13 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.98%) Hudson
11 9 (1.62%) JUnit
11 9 (1.62%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.26%) AppScan
12 7 (1.26%) ReSharper
12 7 (1.26%) Spock
13 6 (1.08%) Appium
13 6 (1.08%) SonarQube
General
1 89 (16.04%) Finance
2 53 (9.55%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.31%) Retail
4 12 (2.16%) Marketing
5 11 (1.98%) Legal
6 9 (1.62%) Law
7 8 (1.44%) Banking
8 5 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.72%) Back Office
9 4 (0.72%) Brand Awareness
9 4 (0.72%) Electronics
9 4 (0.72%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) Games
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 101 (18.20%) Analyst
2 90 (16.22%) Security Analyst
3 85 (15.32%) Architect
4 83 (14.95%) Developer
5 79 (14.23%) Tester
6 76 (13.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 69 (12.43%) Penetration Tester
8 38 (6.85%) Solutions Architect
9 37 (6.67%) Information Analyst
9 37 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
9 37 (6.67%) Security Specialist
10 36 (6.49%) Security Architect
11 32 (5.77%) Senior Developer
12 30 (5.41%) Consultant
13 29 (5.23%) Security Tester
14 27 (4.86%) Security Consultant
15 26 (4.68%) Java Developer
15 26 (4.68%) Security Engineer
16 23 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
17 22 (3.96%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (26.49%) .NET
2 80 (14.41%) HTML
3 69 (12.43%) Web Services
4 59 (10.63%) LAMP
5 57 (10.27%) CSS
6 55 (9.91%) XML
7 50 (9.01%) ASP.NET
8 49 (8.83%) HTML5
9 39 (7.03%) jQuery
10 37 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 36 (6.49%) J2EE
11 36 (6.49%) JSON
12 35 (6.31%) REST
13 32 (5.77%) CSS3
14 27 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (4.32%) Spring
16 22 (3.96%) LEMP Stack
16 22 (3.96%) RESTful
17 21 (3.78%) Ajax
17 21 (3.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 66 (11.89%) Management Information System
2 50 (9.01%) Mobile App
3 34 (6.13%) Embedded Systems
4 29 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 21 (3.78%) Data Protection Act
7 19 (3.42%) Clustering
8 15 (2.70%) PKI
9 14 (2.52%) Cryptography
10 13 (2.34%) Fintech
11 10 (1.80%) BYOD
11 10 (1.80%) Cyberthreat
11 10 (1.80%) iPad
12 8 (1.44%) Cybercrime
13 7 (1.26%) Mainframe
13 7 (1.26%) User Experience
14 6 (1.08%) Statistics
15 4 (0.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 4 (0.72%) Tandem
15 4 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 198 (35.68%) Linux
2 182 (32.79%) Windows
3 124 (22.34%) Unix
4 28 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (4.86%) Android
6 24 (4.32%) Apple iOS
7 22 (3.96%) Solaris
8 20 (3.60%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (2.34%) Kali Linux
9 13 (2.34%) Windows Server
10 8 (1.44%) CentOS
11 5 (0.90%) AIX
12 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.72%) zOS
13 3 (0.54%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.36%) Debian
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (45.41%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (32.43%) Information Security
3 170 (30.63%) Penetration Testing
4 131 (23.60%) Scrum
5 114 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
6 101 (18.20%) DevOps
6 101 (18.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 92 (16.58%) ITIL
8 89 (16.04%) Security Testing
9 82 (14.77%) Configuration Management
10 79 (14.23%) SDLC
11 76 (13.69%) DSDM
11 76 (13.69%) RUP
12 59 (10.63%) Secure Coding
13 58 (10.45%) Vulnerability Management
14 56 (10.09%) MVC
14 56 (10.09%) Risk Management
14 56 (10.09%) TDD
15 44 (7.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 44 (7.93%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 180 (32.43%) SQL
2 160 (28.83%) Java
3 148 (26.67%) Python
4 117 (21.08%) Bash Shell
5 110 (19.82%) Ruby
6 81 (14.59%) Shell Script
7 72 (12.97%) JavaScript
8 66 (11.89%) C#
9 56 (10.09%) Perl
9 56 (10.09%) PHP
10 54 (9.73%) C
11 46 (8.29%) C++
12 26 (4.68%) Objective-C
12 26 (4.68%) PowerShell
13 17 (3.06%) Apple Swift
13 17 (3.06%) T-SQL
13 17 (3.06%) VB
14 12 (2.16%) Scala
15 9 (1.62%) Go
16 7 (1.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 112 (20.18%) CEH
2 110 (19.82%) CISSP
3 79 (14.23%) CISM
4 65 (11.71%) Degree
5 63 (11.35%) OSCP
6 57 (10.27%) GIAC
7 55 (9.91%) SANS
8 48 (8.65%) Security Cleared
9 44 (7.93%) CISA
10 41 (7.39%) CREST Certified
11 32 (5.77%) GPEN
12 27 (4.86%) DV Cleared
13 19 (3.42%) GSEC
14 12 (2.16%) ISACA
15 10 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
15 10 (1.80%) Security+ Certification
16 8 (1.44%) CRISC
16 8 (1.44%) ISEB
16 8 (1.44%) SC Cleared
16 8 (1.44%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (22.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 112 (20.18%) PCI DSS
3 28 (5.05%) COBIT
4 24 (4.32%) QA
5 6 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.72%) ISO27002
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.18%) PA-DSS
7 1 (0.18%) RMADS
7 1 (0.18%) SLA
7 1 (0.18%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 78 (14.05%) vSphere
2 76 (13.69%) Xen
2 76 (13.69%) XenServer
3 18 (3.24%) Active Directory
4 13 (2.34%) Docker
5 9 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.90%) Varnish
7 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.18%) Samba
8 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 82 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
1 82 (14.77%) Puppet
2 76 (13.69%) Cobbler
2 76 (13.69%) Nessus
2 76 (13.69%) Tivoli
3 54 (9.73%) Nmap
4 37 (6.67%) OpenVAS
5 29 (5.23%) Ansible
6 27 (4.86%) HP Fortify
7 26 (4.68%) Terraform
8 22 (3.96%) Salt
9 10 (1.80%) AirWatch
10 7 (1.26%) WebInspect
11 3 (0.54%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.36%) vMotion
13 1 (0.18%) EnCase
13 1 (0.18%) FTK
13 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.18%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 132 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 122 (21.98%) Oracle
3 76 (13.69%) EnterpriseDB
4 48 (8.65%) Qualys
5 34 (6.13%) Coverity
6 27 (4.86%) Red Hat
7 20 (3.60%) Sun
8 19 (3.42%) Juniper
9 16 (2.88%) CA
9 16 (2.88%) Cisco
10 13 (2.34%) SAP
11 12 (2.16%) HP
12 10 (1.80%) Forcepoint
12 10 (1.80%) Sourcefire
12 10 (1.80%) Symantec
12 10 (1.80%) Varonis
13 9 (1.62%) Fortinet
13 9 (1.62%) Nokia
14 8 (1.44%) Veracode
15 6 (1.08%) Splunk
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
set2recruit
Salary: £20000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus,Pension, Life, 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Posted: 13 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Salary: + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £65,000 per annum + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 16 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
EYC Symphony
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum Up to 10% Bonus, Excellent benefits,
Posted: 27 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + up to 10% six monthly bonus + bene
Posted: 16 days ago